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RULE 6-331. PUBLICATION

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West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Maryland Rules
Title 6. Settlement of Decedents' Estates
Chapter 300. Opening Estates
MD Rules, Rule 6-331
RULE 6-331. PUBLICATION
(a) Notice of Appointment of the First Personal Representative--Administrative or Judicial Probate. Upon appointment of the first personal representative, whether under administrative or judicial probate, the Notice of Appointment (Rule 6-311) shall be published once a week for three successive weeks in a newspaper of general circulation in the county of appointment.
Cross reference: Code, Estates and Trusts Article, § 7-103.
(b) Delivery of Published Notice. Within 20 days after appointment, the personal representative shall cause to be delivered to the register a sufficient number of copies of the first publication of the Notice of Appointment for filing and for delivery to all interested persons. The register shall send a copy to each interested person together with the Notice to Interested Persons required by Rule 6-317.
Cross reference: Code, Estates and Trusts Article, §§ 2-210 and 7-104.
(c) Certificate of Publication. The personal representative shall cause to be filed with the register a certification that the required newspaper notice has been published.
Cross reference: Code, Estates and Trusts Article, § 7-103(a).

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[Adopted June 28, 1990, eff. Jan. 1, 1991.]
MD Rules, Rule 6-331, MD R DEC EST Rule 6-331
Current with amendments received through October 1, 2023. Some sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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